Recognizing the Bipolar Early Signs: A Guide to Early Detection

By Camelback Integrated Health and Wellness | June 17, 2024

Understanding Bipolar Disorder What Is Bipolar Disorder? Bipolar disorder is a mental health condition that causes extreme mood swings. This disorder can occur for anyone, regardless of race or gender, though diagnoses tend to happen in teenage to adult years. Mood swings can affect sleep, energy, activity, judgment, behavior, and the ability to think clearly.…

5 Anxiety Coping Skills for Teenagers

By Camelback Integrated Health and Wellness | May 16, 2024

Many teens and preteens experience a wide range of emotions as they go through big shifts in their lives. Preteens become teenagers, and teenage anxiety is often a result of the fear of growing up, the struggle to fit in, stress response, and even not getting enough sleep. As a parent, it can feel hard…

How to Be a Good Friend to Someone with a Mental Illness

By Camelback Integrated Health and Wellness | April 5, 2024

The Best Ways You Can Support the People You Love Friendships are all about being there for each other. Showing up for your friends can look like sending a text, bringing flowers by, or even just listening when they feel like they need someone to talk to. When it comes to supporting someone with a…

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5 Mental Illness Signs You Shouldn’t Ignore

By Camelback Integrated Health and Wellness | March 6, 2024

Everyone moves through hard seasons of life, resulting in many changes in mood or energy. Sometimes, it can be hard to know if something we are facing is just a phase versus something lasting. With more and more information emerging and stigmas falling to the wayside, mental health has finally taken the forefront that it…

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3 Common Mental Health Disorders

By Camelback Integrated Health and Wellness | February 14, 2024

Types and Symptoms of Common Psychiatric Disorders It’s 2024, and people are finally beginning to take their mental health seriously. In the world of psychiatry, this is a big win! More and more studies are giving more and more people access to the information they need to learn about mental health disorders and treatment options. …

What Is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy?

By Camelback Integrated Health and Wellness | January 11, 2024

As more and more information emerges about different types of therapy that aim to help with overall mental health and wellness, it can be challenging to navigate the best options. Here’s a simple breakdown of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) that can help inform you of what this treatment option might look like: What is cognitive…